This question has also been asked and answered here: Lorazepam vs Xanax: What is the difference?
Not technically. It's about half the strength of xanax, but nothing beats a good 'ol IV of lorazepam when you're in the hospital ;)
According to most benzodiazepine equivalence tables, 1mg lorazepam equals 0.5mg alprazolam. I'd link you to the table but my comment wouldn't get posted due to the link. (the site automatically flags the post as possible spam so it has to be manually approved, and they never go through).
So again, Xanax is roughly twice the strength of lorazepam. Good luck.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 4 Dec 2009 • 4 answers
Lorazepam - I have been on Xanax for a month and a half for heart palpitation at night, I was having
Posted 20 Jan 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 15 Feb 2010 • 6 answers
Posted 9 Nov 2012 • 4 answers
Posted 12 Dec 2012 • 2 answers